Janome Binder Foot
|Want to give your project a professional finish? Then this is the foot for you!
The Janome Binder Foot is used to apply pre-folded bias binding tape or bias tape you have cut yourself to the edge of fabric in one easy step. It is equipped with a small funnel to fold and guide the binding over the fabric edge before it reaches the needle and can be used with either zigzag or decorative stitches as well as straight stitch. 10 mm to 14 mm bias tape can be used.
WHAT SETTINGS DO I NEED TO USE FOR BINDING ON MY MACHINE?
Stitch: Straight Stitch (Center needle position)
Thread Tension: “Auto” or 3 – 5
Stitch Length: 1 – 3
Stitch Width: 0
HOW TO BIND WITH PREFABRICATED BINDING TAPES:
1. Cut the end of the tape diagonally, and insert it into the binder foot.
2. Push out the end toward the needle hole of the foot with a needle or a stiletto.
3. Insert the edge of the cloth into the opening of the guide.
4. Sew slowly, guiding the edge of the cloth with your middle finger on the finger rest and, while guiding the binding tape through the conical tape guide correctly with your right hand.
The Janome 9mm Binder Foot fits the following sewing machine models:
Janome: Skyline S5, MC 8200 QC, MC 8900 QCP, MC 9900, MC 12000, MC 15000
Elna: 680, 730, 760, 860, 900